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How the Teachers at DVA Contribute to Student Success The faculty at DVA views our students and their families as our family. When our students succeed in secondary school and later in university, we all succeed. Our teachers go above and beyond to give them an education that motivates them to enter university with confidence. […]

  High school can be an exciting time in your life full of discovery and potential. At DVA, we challenge you to challenge yourself and explore your interests. To make the most of your time at DVA, here’s our advice for not just surviving but thriving in your classes.   Participate in Class   One […]

When school lets out in June, students rejoice and parents fret about how to keep their kids entertained and productive for the next three months. While some watch copious amounts of Netflix, others use this break for summer school. The summer term at DVA is starting soon, so we’re sharing the five reasons enrolling your […]

There are numerous reasons your child’s school might not be the right choice for your family anymore. After a year full of unexpected changes, some schools have struggled to adapt and as a result, this might have hindered your child’s academic experience. If you’re thinking about switching your child’s school, there are a few things […]

DVA’s Flexible Learning Options One-size-fits-all education does not meet the needs of all students. That’s why at Don Valley Academy, we are proud to offer several different learning options to suit your needs. We offer the following flexible learning options: Full-time studies Part-time studies Day Classes Night Classes Weekend Classes Summer School Virtual Classes In-person […]

  The Benefits of a Small Class Learning Environment One of the many factors that make Don Valley Academy an excellent choice for your high school student is our learning environment. Here are nine of the top benefits we see from having a small class learning environment. More 1:1 Time With fewer students to manage, […]

How DVA Provides Students with Stability This school year has been anything but stable for students in the GTA. Many parents were hoping that the end of 2020 would signal a return to normalcy in 2021, but that doesn’t seem to be the case. The policies for public schools keep changing, forcing students and their […]

Here at Don Valley Academy, we want you to learn the skills and mindset needed to thrive in university and out in the world. After high school, you won’t have a teacher reminding you of due dates or encouraging you to keep studying. It will be your responsibility to succeed. That’s why goal setting is […]

Over 17 per cent of high school students in the GTA are doing school completely online, including our students at Don Valley Academy. We’ve been offering virtual learning to our students since last March, and have become experts at helping our students and their families get the most out of this learning experience. Here are […]